Governors Bay Foreshore Track

This shared track follows the coastline from Governors Bay to Teddington at the head of Whakaraupō/Lyttelton Harbour.

Walkers on the Governors Bay Foreshore Track. Status: Open and marked.

Start: End of Jetty Rd, Governors Bay.

Finish: Allandale Layby, Teddington.

Time: 30 min one way.

Dogs: Dogs on leash only. Dogs prohibited on Governors Bay foreshore.

Toilets: Allandale Reserve.

Access: Shared use track, suitable for buggies.


This track starts beside the Governors Bay jetty at the end of Jetty Road. It's a gentle stroll around the harbour foreshore along a wide, gravelled track, suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

No beaches here but it's good for spotting birdlife on the mudflats.

Note: this is a shared use track; bikes may be encountered. There are toilets and picnic tables at Allandale Reserve.